FASB Codification Guide-2

FASB Codification Guide-2

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Unformatted text preview: e likely to be relevant, the System provides a ―Narrow‖ feature on ―Search Results‖ pages. Lesson 12: Searching: Advanced Techniques 120 Where Did My “Document Title/ Heading” Go? The “Refine Search” feature does not retain text entered for the “Document Title/Heading” advanced search criterion. Narrow by Related Term Each time you perform a search of the Codification content, the System attempts to identify ―related terms‖ that appear frequently within the Codification Sections that match your search criteria. Any such terms are listed on the right-hand side of the CODIFICATION tab of the ―Search Results‖ page, near the top. Look for the word ―Narrow‖ and, underneath it, ―By Related Term.‖ Displayed below those headings are words and phrases that appear frequently within the search results. Each listed term is a link you can click to narrow the search results to only those that contain the term. More specifically, clicking on a related term re-executes the search using the term as a criterion in addition to your original search criteria, and the search results displayed will be a subset of your original search results. Whenever you perform a search that produces a large number of search results, be sure to review the list of related terms on the CODIFICATION tab of the ―Search Results‖ page to determine whether any seem to be particularly relevant to your research. By using the ―Narrow by Related Term‖ feature, you can focus on the search results that are more likely to be relevant to your research. Narrow by Area/Topic/Subtopic Each time you perform a search of authoritative content, the System identifies the Codification Areas in which the Codification Sections that match your search criteria are located. The Areas are listed on the right-hand side of the CODIFICATION tab of the ―Search Results‖ page, near the top. Look for the words ―By Area.‖ Displayed below that heading is a list of the Codification Areas that contain your search results. Th...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2014 for the course ECON 12586 taught by Professor Yorambarzel during the Fall '09 term at University of Washington.

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